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    Know How to Format your Manuscript

    Know How to Format your Manuscript

    Recently, I happened to be part of an unofficial meet comprising of editors and typesetters. We meet frequently to discuss the hurdles editors, typesetters, and any personnel from the operations face and try to come out with solutions from all perspectives. This time, when we met, there were a lot of issues discussed but one ...
    How to Self Publish a Book in India

    How to Self Publish a Book in India 10

    Writing a book is not an easy task. It involves one thing: Work. A lot of work goes behind writing a book, but that is just writing. Publishing & Distributing the book that you wrote is even harder. Finding a publisher, convincing them to publish your book, and if you are lucky your book gets ...

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    Five legal issues every author should be aware of

    Five legal issues every author should be aware of 1

    Publishing a book is not just about coming up with a storyline and writing a great story, there are more dimensions to this. There is an important domain that needs to be kept in mind while deciding to write a book – Legal issues. You might either go in for traditional publishing or self-publishing, as ...

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    What you need to know about Print-on-Demand

    What you need to know about Print-on-Demand

    You won’t call it unfair if I told you that technology is influencing everything it’s touching. Thanks to the rapid advancements due to consistent research and development in the publishing industry, several changes have set in and have changed the way books are published. And the result of one such tech advancement is the onset ...

    How to organize your manuscript

    A book is usually organized into Front Matter, Body Text, Back Matter and Cover Page. Some of them are mandatory and others are optional. In this post, we will look at some of the important elements in a book and see if you need to include them in your manuscript. There are other pages like ...
    Benefits of Self-Publishing Your Book

    Benefits of Self-Publishing Your Book 1

      Publishing a book on their own offers authors more opportunities and a wider array of options than ever before. Innovations such as e-book publishing and print-on-demand services have allowed authors promote their own books. Self-publishing is the hottest trend in books, as it provides creative thinkers and authors make their work known in a ...
    The Definitive Guide to Book Genres

    The Definitive Guide to Book Genres 1

    Everyone has a type. Be it people, music, movies or books. With music and books especially, the “my type” is more evident, which we call, the genre here. The genre is defined by Google as “A category of literary composition determined by the tone, technique, and content”. That is Google for you, but to simplify, ...

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    5 Book Cover Mistakes Every Indie Author Makes

    5 Book Cover Mistakes Every Indie Author Makes

    Okay, there’s no debating on this one – people do judge a book by its cover! If you’ve published a book already and wondering why your book hasn’t sold volumes in the market, most probably your cover was too bad to be picked up. Before readers could get to reading blurb, bio and table of ...

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    Infographic: How to become a successful author with Notion Press

    Infographic: How to become a successful author with Notion Press

    How to Choose the Right Size and Binding Type for your Book?

    How to Choose the Right Size and Binding Type for your Book?

    Choosing a size for your book is one of the many decisions you would take in the journey of self-publishing. The size you choose for your book plays an important role in creating an impact among your readers. If your book is big and too heavy, readers may find it difficult to hold it for ...